Planning and Administering Microsoft Azure for SAP Workloads (AZ-120)

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Planning and Administering Microsoft Azure for SAP Workloads (AZ-120)

Authors: Steve Buchanan, Tim Warner

This learning path is intended to help learners start their preparation to take the Planning and Administering Microsoft Azure for SAP Workloads (AZ-120) certification... Read more

What You Will Learn

  • How to migrate SAP Workloads to Azure
  • How to design an Azure solution to support SAP Workloads
  • How to build and deploy Azure for SAP Workloads
  • How to validate Azure infrastructure for SAP Workloads
  • How to operationalize Azure SAP architecture

Pre-requisites

According to Microsoft, candidates for this exam "should have extensive experience and knowledge of SAP applications: SAP HANA, S/4HANA, SAP NetWeaver, SAP BW/4HANA, OS servers for SAP applications and databases, Azure portal, ARM templates, operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, high availability design, disaster recovery design, data protection concepts, and networking."

Planning and Administering Microsoft Azure for SAP Workloads (AZ-120)

The courses in this learning path will help you prepare to take the AZ-120 exam to earn your Microsoft Certified: Azure for SAP Workloads Speciality certification.

SAP on Azure: The Big Picture

by Steve Buchanan

Dec 11, 2020 / 1h 28m

1h 28m

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Description

In this course, SAP on Azure: The Big Picture, you’ll learn to what it takes to host SAP on Azure. First, you’ll explore the different SAP cloud hosting options. Next, you’ll discover why Azure is a good fit for SAP and gain an understanding of the Microsoft and SAP partnership. Finally, you’ll learn how to learn about the different SAP components, get SAP on Azure architectural guidance, and learn the about the differences between SAP on Azure migrations compared to greenfield deployments. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have core skills and knowledge of hosting SAP on Azure needed to be an asset on SAP on Azure projects.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Understanding the Different SAP Cloud Hosting Options
  3. Understanding Why Azure Is a Good Fit for SAP
  4. Describing the Different SAP Components
  5. Understanding SAP Migrations vs. Greenfield SAP Deployments

Migrating SAP Workloads to Azure

by Steve Buchanan

May 5, 2021 / 55m

55m

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A migration plan is needed in order to be successful in migrating SAP from on-premises to Azure. In this course, Migrating SAP Workloads to Azure, you’ll learn what it takes to migrate SAP to Azure. First, you’ll explore how to inventory SAP landscapes. Next, you’ll discover how to design a migration strategy. Finally, you’ll learn how to migrate SAP workloads to Azure. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of designing migration plans needed to migrate SAP to public cloud and prepare you for the AZ-120 exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Create an Inventory of Existing SAP Landscapes
  3. Design a Migration Strategy
  4. Migrate SAP Workloads to Azure

Designing an Azure Solution to Support SAP Workloads

by Steve Buchanan

Apr 27, 2021 / 1h 5m

1h 5m

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An architecture in Azure needs to be designed to support SAP. In this course, Designing an Azure Solution to Support SAP Workloads, you’ll learn to design an architecture in Azure to support SAP. First, you’ll explore designing core infrastructure such as compute, network, and security for SAP. Next, you’ll discover designing the infrastructure resiliency to properly support SAP. Finally, you’ll learn how to design Azure infrastructure services such as backup and monitoring for supporting Azure. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Azure architecture needed to support running SAP workloads and prepare you for the AZ-120 exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Design a Core Infrastructure Solution in Azure to Support SAP Workloads
  3. Design a Resilient Azure Solution to Support SAP Workloads
  4. Design Azure Infrastructure Services to Support SAP Workloads

Building and Deploying Azure for SAP Workloads

by Tim Warner

Apr 1, 2021 / 2h 48m

2h 48m

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To prepare your Microsoft Azure environment for SAP, you need to plan along several pillars, including identity, networking, storage, compute, and security. In this course, Building and Deploying Azure for SAP Workloads, you prepare a performant, highly available, and secure Azure environment for your SAP workloads. First, you’ll explore Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template-based deployment patterns for virtual machines (VMs) in Azure. Next, you’ll discover how to plan authentication and access for your SAP applications. Finally, you’ll learn how to design business continuity and disaster recovery to provide your workloads with minimal downtime. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Microsoft Azure architecture to complete well-architected SAP deployments as well as progress on your AZ-120 certification journey.

Table of contents
  1. Automate Azure VM Development
  2. Implement and Manage Azure Virtual Networking
  3. Manage Azure Authentication and Access
  4. Implement and Manage Azure AD Identities
  5. Monitor SAP Workloads on Azure
  6. Build and Deploy HA/DR Infrastructure for SAP Products in Azure

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Validating and Operationalizing Azure SAP Architecture

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